Part-time Educational Program Specialist

Penn State University

Penn State York
Campus City:
York, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State York
Academic Affairs
Full/Part Time:


Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) Academy Team Coordinator (Part-time Educational Program Specialist) Penn State York is actively seeking applicants for their Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) Academy Team Coordinator position. The STEAM Academy is a partnership program between Penn State York and the School District of the City of York. The program, originally for middle school-aged students and now expanding to other grades, serves as a link between school, work, and community with an emphasis on integrated skills, field experiences, and community service. The academy reinforces and expands participants’ knowledge of science, math, and other critical subjects. Students will also learn the concept and value of work, observe that learning and changing are part of productive living and working, and acquire the skills and attitudes including teamwork, honesty, and pride in work, that are required to be successful future members of the region’s workforce. Reporting directly to the Director of Academic Affairs at Penn State York, this part time, 20 hours per week position will organize and oversee the various aspects of the STEAM Academy program governance to include: maintain communication with building administrators and attend team leader meetings at the STEAM Academy (Edgar Fahs Smith School in York), support the STEAM team in establishing the activity calendar, manage efforts for classroom technology integration and training in tandem with the Building Technology Coordinator at the STEAM location and the Director of IT at Penn State York. Serving as liaison between Penn State York and the School District of the City of York, the STEAM coordinator will be responsible for various coordination of STEAM Academy teacher trainings, guest speakers, special events, STEAM student project teams and activities, site visits and field trips. This position will also assist with organizing school events, such as academic fairs, parent-teacher conferences and family nights, as well as, supporting the principal with scheduling logistics for Academy teachers. The successful candidate will have additional responsibilities supporting the annual Penn State York Pathways/Stem program. Responsibilities for this program include working with various stakeholders to explore new hands-on workshops for the Pathways program, organizing the annual Pathways one-day seminar program, working with a team of volunteers to coordinate and execute within a predetermined budget. The Coordinator will also be responsible for registering students from each district to attend the Pathways program each May. Job requirements: Bachelor’s degree required. K-12 experience preferred. The Coordinator will have office space at the STEAM Academy and will be expected to be present at Penn State York routinely for meetings, program coordination efforts, and to submit purchasing requests.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088